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There are 8 ways to get from Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T1
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) MXP - AMS

65€ - 247€

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Bus  •  19h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Chiasso Dogana to Milan, Terminal Bus di Lampugnano 45
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N836

61€ - 107€

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Train to Zurich, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) ZRH - AMS

98€ - 348€

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the train from Chiasso to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LIN - AMS

70€ - 266€

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Brussels, train  •  8h 12m

  1. Take the train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T1
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Brussels (BRU) MXP - BRU
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Amsterdam Centraal

99€ - 284€

Train  •  12h 15m

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Basel SBB 21 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Amsterdam Centraal Ice

195€ - 318€

Train, bus  •  18h 40m

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Zürich HB 10-Y / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Amsterdam

118€ - 176€

Drive  •  9h 33m

  1. Drive from Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam 641.5 miles

130€ - 200€

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The cheapest way to get from Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam is to bus which costs SFr 70 - SFr 130 and takes 19h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam is to train and fly which costs SFr 70 - SFr 290 and takes 5h 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Riva S. Vitale, Battistero and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk via Mendrisio, Stazione, Chiasso Dogana and Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 59m.

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No, there is no direct train from Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Capolago-Riva S. Vitale and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Lugano and Basel Sbb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 15m.

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The distance between Riva San Vitale and Amsterdam is 778 km. The road distance is 1026.4 km.

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The best way to get from Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 12h 15m and costs SFr 220 - SFr 370.

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It takes approximately 5h 54m to get from Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Autostradale, depart from Chiasso Dogana station.

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Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Lugano station.

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The best way to get from Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam is to train which takes 12h 15m and costs SFr 220 - SFr 370. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 70 - SFr 130 and takes 19h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 486.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 54m

What companies run services between Riva San Vitale, Switzerland and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam via Lugano, Basel SBB, and Basel Sbb in around 12h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam via Mendrisio, Stazione, Chiasso, Stazione, Chiasso Dogana, and Milan, Milan in around 19h 59m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 700€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 700€
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 800€
Flights from Milan Linate to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 700€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 470€
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 490€
Flights from Milan Linate to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 550€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 220€
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 420€
Flights from Milan Linate to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 320€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 750€
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 430€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 750€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
410€ - 1400€
Flights from Milan Linate to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 420€
Flights from Milan Linate to Amsterdam Schiphol via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 420€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
330€ - 950€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Flights from Milan Linate to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
180€ - 950€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Amsterdam Schiphol via London City
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
Flights from Milan Linate to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 310€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
18€ - 280€
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
180€ - 950€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 280€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam Schiphol via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 430€
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T1
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 40€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lugano to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 80€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Chiasso to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 22€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lugano to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Chiasso to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120€ - 180€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Anvers-Central to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
40€ - 60€
1st Class
60€ - 85€
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
60€ - 75€
Book at
eurolines.ch
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Chiasso Dogana to Milan, Terminal Bus di Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Autostradale
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 90€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam is 1026 km. It takes approximately 9h 33m to drive from Riva San Vitale to Amsterdam.

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Vueling Airlines, Alitalia, Swiss and four other airlines offer flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 2900+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at 85€ per night.

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